• May. 18 2009
  • Naples Contributor

Naples Botanical Garden's Grand Opening To Be Sponsored By Scotts Miracle-Gro

NBGlogoForReleases.png

Naples Botanical Garden is pleased to announce that The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the presenting sponsor of the Garden’s Grand Opening, a weeklong celebration beginning November 9th, 2009.

“We are honored to be a part of the launch of this new garden paradise,” said Jim Hagedorn, chairman and chief executive officer, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company. “The Garden will be a true jewel for the Naples community and beyond. We are proud to support the grand opening as a presenting sponsor.”

“The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, the global leader in garden care, is a natural fit to help us celebrate the grand opening of the Garden,” said Brian Holley, executive director of the Garden. “Over a decade in the making, the new gardens offer a unique and engaging approach to bringing people and tropical plants together and support from this company, recognized around the world for excellence, underscores the quality of our world-class project. We look forward to working with ScottsMiracle-Gro to celebrate this truly extraordinary opportunity.”

The Garden’s opening will include the Opening Celebration, an afternoon-into-evening ticketed garden party on November 10th, the Sixth Annual Hats in the Garden fundraising luncheon on November 11th, a Member Preview on November 13th and the Public Grand Opening ribbon cutting on November 14th at 11:00 am followed by a weekend full of family activities.

Naples Botanical Garden is in the process of creating a world-class tropical garden paradise that will include cultivated gardens of Brazil, the Caribbean, and a hands-on interactive Children’s Garden along with 90 acres of beautifully restored natural habitats. The Garden will open to the public in November 2009. For more information call 239-643-7275 or visit www.naplesgarden.org, where the Garden is virtually open.

Latest Posts

Naples Botanical Garden Hosts Plumeria Society of America’s Board Members
PSA President, Mark Wright, and plumeria expert, Dr. Richard Criley, travel to Florida, specifically...
Read more
Green Gardeners Cultivate Skills at Naples Botanical Garden Summer Camp
Calling budding chefs, age 5-12 years old, interested in exploring farm-to-plate food concepts, July...
Read more
Solar Explorers Shine at Naples Botanical Garden Summer Camp
Calling young scientists, 5-12 years old, interested in experimenting with solar energy, July 9-13,...
Read more
Naples Botanical Garden Hires Marketing Veteran
Brian Holley, Executive Director, announces the addition of a new Communications Manager.  ...
Read more
2012 Hats in the Garden Will Feature Michael Kors Runway Show
Marissa Collections and Naples Botanical Garden Present the Michael Kors Spring 2013 Collection at...
Read more